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Enola Gay
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  • A model of the Spruce Goose—or was it the Enola Gay?
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • His plane was the Enola Gay.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • In walked a tall, fattish American man, whom Edwards introduced as Captain Robert Lewis, copilot of the Enola Gay on the Hiroshima mission.
    John Hersey  --  Hiroshima
  • In her wretched low bed, Mae slept for a few hours, woke up, recounted the day and the night, thought of Annie and Francis, and Denise and Josiah, and the fireman’s pole, and the Enola Gay, and the waterfall, and the tiki torches, all of these things the stuff of vacations and dreams and impossible to maintain, but then she knew—and this is what was keeping her up, her head careening with something like a toddler’s joy—that she would be going back to that place, the place where all…
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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  • …in the face of a state authority that had been divinely strong ever since the Meiji Restoration in 1868; and the hell she had witnessed and the terrible aftermath unfolding around her reached so far beyond human understanding that it was impossible to think of them as the work of resentable human beings, such as the pilot of the Enola Gay, or President Truman, or the scientists who had made the bomb — or even, nearer at hand, the Japanese militarists who had helped to bring on the war.
    John Hersey  --  Hiroshima
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